"Borrismore", a townland, in the barony of Galmoy, county of Kilkenny, and province of Leinster, 4 miles (W. by N.) from Freshford; the population is returned with the parish. This place anciently formed part of the possessions of the abbey of Jerpoint: it contains 2037 statute acres, as applotted under the tithe act, for which the composition amounts to £83. 2. 5. per annum, appropriate to the benefice of Burnchurch, in the diocese of Ossory.
[From A Topographical Dictionary of Ireland (1837)]
Civil Parish: Borrismore. RC Parish: Urlingford.
Earliest Records: b. May 1805; m. May 1805.
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Civil Roman Catholic Time FHLC parish parish period number Borrismore Urlingford not available
The transcription of the section for this parish from the National Gazetteer (1868), provided by Colin Hinson.
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Townlands (1851)Parish Townland Acres Diocese Borrismore Borrismore 1087 Ossory Borrismore Ridge 184 Ossory
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